Goodyear Tire & Rubber
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Goodyear Tire & Rubber met expectations on revenues and crushed expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue shrank. Non-GAAP earnings per share grew significantly. GAAP earnings per share grew significantly.
Margins grew across the board.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber tallied revenue of $4.89 billion. The four analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ hoped for revenue of $4.88 billion on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were the same as the prior-year quarter's.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
EPS came in at $0.76. The eight earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ forecast $0.49 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.76 for Q2 were 33% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.57 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.67 for Q2 were 103% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.33 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 21.4%, 170 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.3%, 120 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 3.8%, 200 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $5.31 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.66.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $20.32 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.19.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 495 members out of 596 rating the stock outperform, and 101 members rating it underperform. Among 146 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 126 give Goodyear Tire & Rubber a green thumbs-up, and 20 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Goodyear Tire & Rubber is outperform, with an average price target of $15.57.
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